Sustainable business is firmly anchored in HHLA’s business model. It links global flows of goods ecologically and meaningfully. Sustainable and responsible action plays an important role in daily business. The Fraunhofer SCS sustainability index describes HHLA  as a pioneer in sustainability. The Group is the only port logistics company to achieve a place among the best six in the German logistics field.

/ 24.02.2017
New Space for Creative People
HHLA Immobilien is creating workshops for artists in Hamburg’s UNESCO World Heritage Speicherstadt.
/ 09.02.2017
Angela Titzrath on the Federal Administrative Court’s Ruling
Statement from the Chairwoman of HHLA’s Executive Board regarding the dredging of the river Elbe.
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World First on Hamburg Rails

Metrans is using the first hybrid locomotives for heavy-duty shunting at the Port of Hamburg. They reduce emissions by up to 70 percent.


Success in the Dark

Why do HHLA container terminals drastically reduce the lighting?


Speicherstadt Named World Heritage

The Hamburg Speicherstadt, which HHLA built and developed into a vibrant quarter, has been named a UNESCO World Heritage Site.


Flagship E-mobility Project

See, how battery-operated heavy goods vehicles transport containers. The aim is to charge the batteries when the grid has a surplus of renewable energy.


Hamburg Port museum

The Hamburg Port Museum in the historic “50s sheds” sparkles with a huge range of exhibits.


More Containers, less noise

At HHLA’s Metrans subsidiary, containers roll aboard the company fleet in a particularly ecological way.




Our initiative to strengthen sustainability in the sectors environment, social issues and business of the HHLA Group is called “Auf Kurs” (On Course).